The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 51 26 47
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 23 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.93% 7.63% 3.26%
As % of the General category 14.56% 20.42% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 8
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,500 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Telecoms
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
158 191 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.01% 37.38% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 138 149 65
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Telecoms
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -26 23 £47,500 +6.14% 1
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 27 (61.36%) C++
1 27 (61.36%) Linux
2 25 (56.82%) Software Engineering
3 23 (52.27%) Java
4 20 (45.45%) C#
4 20 (45.45%) Multithreading
5 19 (43.18%) Android
5 19 (43.18%) Ethical Hacking
5 19 (43.18%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (43.18%) Java EE
5 19 (43.18%) Reverse Engineering
5 19 (43.18%) Hadoop
5 19 (43.18%) Apache Hive
5 19 (43.18%) Apple iOS
5 19 (43.18%) Big Data
5 19 (43.18%) Apache Pig
5 19 (43.18%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (43.18%) Mobile Development
5 19 (43.18%) SANS
5 19 (43.18%) C
5 19 (43.18%) STL
5 19 (43.18%) MCSE
5 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
5 19 (43.18%) CCNA
5 19 (43.18%) CISSP
5 19 (43.18%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (43.18%) SSCP
5 19 (43.18%) Firewall
5 19 (43.18%) Objective-C

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (43.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) Firewall
1 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) Apache Hive
1 19 (43.18%) Big Data
1 19 (43.18%) Hadoop
2 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Capybara
2 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.27%) Gatling
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) RSpec
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 7 (15.91%) Marketing
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Software Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Lead Software Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) C++ Programmer
4 7 (15.91%) Programmer
4 7 (15.91%) Software Programmer
4 7 (15.91%) Telecoms Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Marketing Assistant
6 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Developer
9 2 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Software Consultant
10 1 (2.27%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) Java EE
1 19 (43.18%) STL
2 8 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Cybercrime
2 8 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (13.64%) Social Media
4 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.55%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Android
2 19 (43.18%) Apple iOS
3 8 (18.18%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Software Engineering
2 20 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 19 (43.18%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (43.18%) Ethical Hacking
3 19 (43.18%) Mobile Development
3 19 (43.18%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (43.18%) Reverse Engineering
4 12 (27.27%) Coaching
5 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.18%) High Availability
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.55%) ERP
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL
9 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C++
2 23 (52.27%) Java
3 20 (45.45%) C#
4 19 (43.18%) C
4 19 (43.18%) Objective-C
5 10 (22.73%) SQL
6 8 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) CCNA
1 19 (43.18%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (43.18%) CISSP
1 19 (43.18%) GIAC
1 19 (43.18%) Linux+ Certification
1 19 (43.18%) MCSE
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (43.18%) SANS
1 19 (43.18%) SSCP
2 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Planview
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
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